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Allison Bond MD

Patient punctuality affects clinic schedule

Jun 13 2014

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Patients arriving on time for outpatient appointments make a big difference in helping a clinic to run smoothly, according to a recent study.

Self-compassion may help ease burden of menopause symptoms

Jun 12 2014

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Women who are kind to themselves in tough situations may have an easier time dealing with hot flashes during menopause, a recent study from Australia found.

Does the Pill change what women want in a mate?

Jun 06 2014

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Women who take oral contraceptives desire different traits in an imaginary man than women not on the Pill, according to a small study in Italy.

Physical activity is tied to strong bones, but most teens don’t get enough

Jun 05 2014

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Young people who are more active growing up tend to end up with stronger bones, but many older teenagers don’t get enough exercise to see those benefits, a recent study found.

Certain kids with diabetes are most at risk for excess weight: study

May 30 2014

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Children and teens with type 1 diabetes are already at increased risk for becoming overweight or obese, but certain traits make the odds even higher, according to a new study.

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